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INDYCAR-sanctioned races at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway, and a doubleheader weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three NTT IndyCar Series events previously scheduled now will …

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Life Now Bunnies And Rainbows For Danica
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Back in the arena where Danicamania was launched in 2005, IndyCar driver Danica Patrick says she continues to rely on a close network of family and friends to keep her …

Thu, 05/7/09 – 16:00 | One Comment
Fantasy Racing – Southern 500
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Southern 500
Darlington Raceway
Saturday May 9, 7:00 PM ET, FOX
Race Facts: Kyle Busch won the first race on the newly-repaved Darlington last year… Greg Biffle’s pole speed in 2008 was 15 mph faster than Clint Bowyer’s …

Thu, 05/7/09 – 15:03 | Comments Off on Fantasy Racing – Southern 500
Trent Owens Trades In Wheel For Wrench
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Trent Owens’ story is a familiar one in the NASCAR garage. The Darlington, S.C. native and nephew of Richard Petty started out with dreams of being a big-time race driver, …

Thu, 05/7/09 – 8:32 | One Comment
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BROOKLYN, Mich. — Michigan International Speedway officials announced the first phase of a broad master plan that includes a significant redesign of the speedway’s infield.
Phase One of the plan, approved by the speedway’s parent …

Thu, 05/7/09 – 8:23 | Comments Off on MIS Announces Phase One of Redesign
Marcos Ambrose Panning For Stardom in Sprint Cup
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Former Lowe’s Motor Speedway promoter H.A. “Humpy” Wheeler, being the wise observer of all things NASCAR, rarely sides up with losers.
He was an early backer of a rowdy North Carolina …

Wed, 05/6/09 – 20:30 | 4 Comments
Philippe Passes Test; Rain Halts Day 2 At Indy
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Frenchman Nelson Philippe became the fifth rookie to pass the Indianapolis 500 Rookie Orientation Program Wednesday, as a persistent rain prevented veterans from logging their first practice laps of 2009 …

Wed, 05/6/09 – 20:29 | One Comment
Johnny Davis is NASCAR’s Past – And Future?
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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David Green has become a fixture in the NASCAR series now known as Nationwide. Over 19 years, he has nine wins and was the 1994 champion. He’s driven for some …

Wed, 05/6/09 – 17:02 | One Comment
Martin To Drive Again In 2010
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Mark Martin will return to drive the No. 5 Chevrolets of Hendrick Motorsports for the entire 36-race NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season in 2010. It will be the 22nd full-time Cup campaign of Martin’s career …

Wed, 05/6/09 – 12:36 | One Comment
Woody: The Lady In Black Has A Very Firm Grip
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer 
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As you drive into Darlington, having wound your way through miles of fertile cotton fields and pine forests, up ahead you’ll see a water tower on the horizon. It boasts …

Tue, 05/5/09 – 17:30 | 4 Comments
Rookies Kick Off 2009 Indy 500
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Four rookies passed the Indianapolis 500 Rookie Orientation Program Tuesday as preparations began at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 2009 Indianapolis 500. The track was open for six rookies to participate in ROP. Three …

Tue, 05/5/09 – 17:25 | Comments Off on Rookies Kick Off 2009 Indy 500